The sutures are usually leftin place 24 hours but can be left in place 48 hours when necessary. Using the litterbox normally? They use scent as a place marker, a communication device, and a personal ID card. Hmmm, if that was my cat I would seek a second opinion. Nonetheless, most cats empty their anal glands naturally whenever they have a bowel movement. Call another vet or animal hospital im worried about your cat. I'm in process of changing the foods I give Teia, Hildie and Chessie to lessen the amount of "fillers.
Kitty with anus trouble
Symptoms and Signs of Cat Constipation Source: I told the specialist, I never what to have this happen to him again. He and my other kitty, Jelly Bean, are on the same diet of Blue Buffalo dried food. Ever wonder why cats are so particular about where they poop? I would put him on a higher quality food like Wellness, Blue Buffalo or Natural Balance in canned and dry. If left unattended, the colon of constipated cats can become impacted, and even completely blocked, with fecal matter, which makes it difficult if not impossible for the cat to defecate. I did cook up some carrots and mix it in with the food.
Kitty with anus trouble - Cats - MedHelp
Maybe being on a mostly-dry diet is not helping his case here If rectal resection surgery has been performed, serious infections can develop through the healing process and permanent incontinence is a possible outcome. Hello, my 3 years old cat has coccidia again. If the prolapsed tissue has a chance to dry out, have dirt sticking to it, or litter, or whatever else she sits in, those very delicate tissues can die. This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion. I would highly recommend that you start by taking a stool sample into your vet's to be analyzed for parasites.
LOL Please keep a close eye on her. My guy just flat out refused any of it, in any way shape or form Here is a picture of her that I just took for you. You won't be disappointed you joined. Sutures are then placed around the anus to keep the rectum in the body. Welcome to TCS There are many helpful threads covering all issues. On our way home, we stopped so I could get some canned pumpkin and milk and an enema in case I needed to help him.